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BMW R1200GS TripleBlack Coming in 2016, Along with Other Model Year Paintwork Updates

BMW R1200GS TripleBlack Coming in 2016, Along with Other Model Year Paintwork Updates

For the 2016 model year, BMW Motorrad is offering several updated paint schemes including a special edition R1200GS TripleBlack. These models can be ordered from all BMW Motorrad dealers starting in August 2015. BMW F800GT. As of model year 2016, the BMW F800GT will be available in the following new color combination: Monolith metallic mattContinue Reading »

BMW Motorrad Introduces Dynamic Brake Light in Europe

BMW Motorrad Introduces Dynamic Brake Light in Europe

BMW Motorrad is introducing dynamic brake light to six models in Europe in 2016 to increase rider safety. Braking and being seen by the traffic behind is essential for motorcycle riders. That’s why BMW Motorrad has developed the dynamic brake light as a part of their “Safety 360°” strategy. It can warn drivers of followingContinue Reading »

Racing Update: Thrills on Four Continents

Racing Update: Thrills on Four Continents

BMW riders were in action in championships on a four continents last weekend. In the French European Bikes Championship (FR EU) BMW S1000RR racers claimed a one-two-three. In the FIM Sidecar World Championship (SWC) two BMW pairings stepped onto the podium at Pannoniaring (HU). In Canada, BMW privateer Jordan Szoke (CA) celebrated his second winContinue Reading »

Racing Update: BMW Privateers Race in WSBK, STK1000, BSB, CEV, SWC and AARR

Racing Update: BMW Privateers Race in WSBK, STK1000, BSB, CEV, SWC and AARR

Roberto Tamburini (IT) has re-taken the lead in the 2015 BMW Motorrad Race Trophy. The Motoxracing rider claimed another podium in the FIM Superstock 1000 Cup (STK1000) last weekend at Misano, Italy. Privateer BMW Motorrad riders have also been successful in several other international series and world championships. Ayrton Badovini (IT) and wildcard starter MarkusContinue Reading »

Racing Update: Double Win in IDM for Reiterberger, Strong Performances at the Isle of Man, and More

Racing Update: Double Win in IDM for Reiterberger, Strong Performances at the Isle of Man, and More

The lead in the 2015 BMW Motorrad Race Trophy has changed again: last year’s winner Markus Reiterberger (DE) has taken the top spot in the rankings this week. The Van Zon-Remeha-BMW rider keeps dominating the SUPERBIKE*IDM (IDM) and celebrated another double win at the Nürburgring (DE). The Isle of Man TT (IOMTT) concluded with theContinue Reading »

BMW Introduces a Scrambler: BMW Concept Path 22

BMW Introduces a Scrambler: BMW Concept Path 22

In its fourth year, the Wheels & Waves Festival in Biarritz, France celebrates a unique intersection of custom bikes, surfing and art. The festival is a great event that provides a straightforward opportunity for people to get together in a unique atmosphere and express their lifestyle of freedom and individuality. In this special setting, BMW MotorradContinue Reading »

BMW Motorrad Sales Up 6.5% in May 2015

BMW Motorrad Sales Up 6.5% in May 2015

BMW Motorrad sold more than 15,000 vehicles in May achieving its best May result ever. Through the first five months of the year, BMW Motorrad has increased global sales 6.4% over the same period last year — a record year. May 2015′s total of 15,004 motorcycles and maxi scooters is 6.5% more than last year’sContinue Reading »

Next Stop, Southeast Asia for the BMW Motorrad International GS Trophy

Next Stop, Southeast Asia for the BMW Motorrad International GS Trophy

After Africa, South America and Canada, the BMW Motorrad International GS Trophy heads to the continent of Asia in spring 2016. Not only is this a new location for the friendly GS challenge there will be an international all-female team lining up for the start. Anyone who would like take part in this unique adventureContinue Reading »

Racing Update: S1000RR Races from Germany, Hungary, Brazil, Japan and America

Racing Update: S1000RR Races from Germany, Hungary, Brazil, Japan and America

Last weekend, privateer BMW Motorrad riders claimed more wins and podium finishes in various countries and continents. Markus Reiterberger (DE) claimed his fifth win of the season and a runner-up position in the SUPERBIKE*IDM races at the Lausitzring (DE). In the Superstock class, Lucy Glöckner (DE) stepped onto the podium for the first time thisContinue Reading »

Calling all GS Girls: The GS Trophy 2016 Needs You!

Calling all GS Girls: The GS Trophy 2016 Needs You!

The BMW International GS Trophy has been a fun and exciting event since it burst onto the scene back in 2008. However, there has always been one important ingredient missing from this success story – women! BMW is launching a worldwide search for a trio of lady riders who are ready and willing to takeContinue Reading »